✴️MN 16 Ceto-khila:
emotional barreness: (🤖 7m)
“monks, when a monk has not given up five kinds of emotional barrenness
and cut off five emotional shackles, it’s not possible for them to
achieve growth, improvement, or maturity in this teaching and
training...(giving up 5 barreness, they develop 4ip iddhi-pada)...
Even if that chicken doesn’t wish:
‘If only my chicks could break out of the eggshell with their claws and
beak and hatch safely!’
Still they can break out and hatch safely.